Colchian Type II Silver Hemidrachm

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Tedo Dundua
by geonumismatics.tsu.ge
published on 15 February 2018
Colchian Type II Silver Hemidrachm Download Full Size Image

Silver. Weights range from 1,2 to 2,6 gr.

d≈12 mm.



Obverse: Archaic female head to right/left within the linear circle or in border of the dots

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Reverse: Bull’s head to right within the linear circle. Some of the coins are with the Greek letters – ΜΟ/ΣΟ, Φ, Α, Ο, Ε, Π, Δ.

Mint: Phasis.
Nominal: Attic system hemidrachm.
Date: 5th-3rd cc. BCE.

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